2016

May 8: Good Fellowship Riding Club Open Points Show
The Good Fellowship Riding Club, 724 Monocacy Creek Road, Birdsboro, will hold an open show on Sunday, May 8, at its horse riding facility. $12 entry fee. More information is available at  www.GoodFellowshipRidingClub.com.

May 8: Blue Spruce Riding Club’s Horse Show
The Blue Spruce Riding Club, 644 Dogwood Drive, Alburtis, Lehigh County, will hold a horse show beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 8. Classes for beginner and advanced riders in English and Western. For more information, call 610-597-6987.

May 10 Animal Rescue League New Volunteer Orientation
The Animal Rescue League of Berks County, 58 Kennel Road, Birdsboro, PA 19508 (Cumru Township), will hold a new volunteer orientation on Tuesday, May 10, beginning at  6 p.m.. You must register in advance. You can register online. Volunteers are needed for dog walking, cat cuddling, book buddies, tour guides, education outreach, events, welcoming committee, kennel helpers and administrative duties. All volunteers must attend an orientation prior to volunteering.


May 14 Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens at its Golden Gateway facility, 60 Vera Cruz road, Reinholds, PA 17569 on Saturday, May 14,  from 10 a.m. to noon. Come out to meet the dogs that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer all questions, and food is  available for purchase. There is no admission charge and DVGRR requests no photographs be taken. For more information, contact Inza Adams, events manager, at events@dvgrr.org or 717-484-4799.

May 14: Humane Pennsylvania's Art for Arf's Sake Auction
Humane Pennsylvania will hold its annual Art for Arf's Sake Auction on Saturday, May 14, at the Reading Public Museum. Proceeds benefit the Humane League of Lancaster County and the Humane Society of Berks County. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. This year's theme is Adventureland. The live auction begins at 7 p.m. Attendance is limited to 350 people and is and age 21 and over event. General admission passes are $50 per ticket and patron packages with advertising benefits begin at $150. Artists whose items will be up for auction include: Harry Koursaros, David Moss, Betsy Lewin, Robert A. Nelson and Scott Krenitsky.

May 15: Rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic
Adorable Pets will hold a rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic Sunday, May 15, in the meeting room at Leesport Farmer's Market, 312 Gernants Church Road, Leesport, PA 19533 (Ontelaunee Township), from noon to 3 p.m. Dog or cat rabies vaccine (three-year) just $27, one-year rabies shot $18, parvo distemper (DHLPP) $22, bordetella (to protect against kennel cough) $21, heartworm check $29 and more. Plus, pay $6 each for nail clippings, ear cleanings or teeth brushing. Call 484-769-8926 with any questions.


June 11 Meet & Greet the Goldens
The Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue will hold its monthly Meet & Greet the Goldens at its Golden Gateway facility, 60 Vera Cruz road, Reinholds, PA 17569 on Saturday, June 11,  from 10 a.m. to noon. Come out to meet the dogs that are available for adoption. Staff is on hand to answer all questions, and food is  available for purchase. There is no admission charge and DVGRR requests no photographs be taken. For more information, contact Inza Adams, events manager, at events@dvgrr.org or 717-484-4799.


July 10: Rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic
Adorable Pets will hold a rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic Sunday, July 10, in the meeting room at Leesport Farmer's Market, 312 Gernants Church Rd, Leesport, PA 19533 (Ontelaunee Township), from noon to 3 p.m. Dog or cat rabies vaccine (three-year) just $27, one-year rabies shot $18, parvo distemper (DHLPP) $22, bordetella (to protect against kennel cough) $21, heartworm check $29 and more. Plus, pay $6 each for nail clippings, ear cleanings or teeth brushing. Call 484-769-8926 with any questions.


August 13: Rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic
Adorable Pets will hold a rabies and low-cost vaccine clinic Sunday, August 13, in the meeting room at Leesport Farmer's Market, 312 Gernants Church Rd, Leesport, PA 19533 (Ontelaunee Township), from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dog or cat rabies vaccine (three-year) just $27, one-year rabies shot $18, parvo distemper (DHLPP) $22, bordetella (to protect against kennel cough) $21, heartworm check $29 and more. Plus, pay $6 each for nail clippings, ear cleanings or teeth brushing. Call 484-769-8926 with any questions.

Submit an item for the BerksPets calendar by sending the date, cost, who/what the event benefits, a few details and who to contact for further information to ssmith@readingeagle.com. Be sure to put BerksPets in the subject line.